Named after the mountains where it was first found, Chimanimani, this species is actually not an endemic. It is also found elsewhere in the border mountains of Zimbabwe and Mozambique and also on Mt Gorongosa. Typical habitat of this species, often in crevices among rocks, where it is probably slightly better protected from fires. Flowers autumn to early winter March to June lovely sprays of pink flowers leaves and stems succulent prefers a light shade to shady, well drained position. Waterwise plant.